[GALA PROGRAMME]

[Commemorative Gala Programme]

£450

[Commemorative Gala Programme]
By Command of Her Most Gracious Majesty the Queen. In Honour of the State Visit of their Imperial Majesties The German Emperor & Empress, to the Royal Italian Opera, Wednesday, 8th July, 1891.
1893.

[Commemorative Gala Programme]

Description

Comprising heraldic and scenic cameos with a programme of operatic highlights from Lohengrin; Romeo and Juliet [Gounod]; Orfeo; Les Hugenots; performed by the operatic stars of the day including Dame Nellie Melba and Edouard De Reszke.

Description

Lithograph on silk, 510 x 370 mm (20 x 14½ inches), some light staining to lower margin, not affecting image, otherwise near fine; mounted, ready for framing 640 x 520 mm (25 x 20.5cm).

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Stock ID: 97198